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Monday Afternoon Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ebersohn & Janse van Rensburg choose Pumas   The Pumas have confirmed the signing of fly-half Sias Ebersohn and hooker Marko Janse van Rensburg for the 2017 season.   27-year-old...

Boland Cavaliers' last 3 coaches

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Boland has had bitter-sweet moments on the field throughout the years, and that has resulted in the constant reshuffling of its coaches.    As Brent Janse van Rensburg has decided to step...

Meet the Players

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following team announcements by head coaches, Steven Hansen, Allister Coetzee and Michael Cheika for the upcoming Test series, there were more than several players who were uncapped in the Test...

Pukke fullback launches HUGE dropgoal in Varsity Cup Semi Final

4 years ago by Rugby Dump

Pukke stormed through to South Africa's Varsity Cup Final after beating University of Johannesburg (UJ) 35-7 in Johannesburg on Monday night. Fullback Rhyno Smith picked up 16 points with the boot, including...

Lions extends contracts of senior players

4 years ago by UltimateRugby

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has retained their coach Johan Ackermann while the bulk of their senior squad will also stay on for 2017 and beyond.The Golden Lions Rugby Union has negotiated long term...

A Look at the First Ever NINE Point Try in Rugby

4 years ago by Rugby Dump

A week ago a fascinating experimental laws variation came into play in South Africa's Varsity Cup, whereby the first ever nine point try was scored. The new points scoring system is based on where on...

Ninth season of Varsity Cup launches in Cape Town

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Spingbok captain and Varsity Cup founder, Francois Pienaar shared details of a number of innovative changes to be introduced to the tournament in 2016. These include a new scrumming law, which...